Names of warriors from the Temple of Jaguars in Chichen Itza deciphered.

The names correspond to the Cocom rulers’ lineage, the millenary Mayan clan of the “vanilla.

Meet Yucatan’s most traditional breads. La hojaldra, el tuti, el cocotazo and el pan francés con mantequilla

It is no secret that Yucatecans, love their bread. Here are some of the most.

When General Manuel Cepeda Peraza was about to shoot Antonio López de Santa Anna.

In the present article, I will deal with a little-known fact, or perhaps, a not.

Izamal a representation of the Cosmos

This week in “The Yucatan Awaits” a column by anthropologist Indalecio Cardeña Vázquez “Izamal… a representation of the cosmos”

The Republic of Yucatan

On a March 04, 1840. –180 years ago–Yucatan declared itself an independent country… This is.

The 1906 Mayan Arch: an image of power

In February 1906 the President of Mexico, Porfirio Díaz, made a trip to Mérida accompanied.

La Casa de Montejo… History carved in stone.

More than 460 years old, with a fantastic aspect to our 21st century eyes, the.

The Indigenous Christ of the People of Mani, Yucatan

This beautiful stone crucifix, most likely from the 16th century, is an invaluable piece of.

The mummies of Santa Elena Yucatan

Perhaps you have heard about the “mummies of Guanajuato, Mexico”. In Yucatan, we have our own…

Mayans beheaded, dismembered and burned POW´s

Back in 2013 a group of German researchers found the remains of about 20 human.

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State government announces inauguration date for new Parque La Plancha: Mérida’s “Central Park”

Mérida's Gran Parque La Plancha is one of the projects that began development in September 2022 to become a new…

Spaniard who travels the world by bicycle with his dogs makes a stop in Yucatán

Four years ago, Miquel Sorell had a "normal life", with an office job, but one day his desire to see…

It’s official! The Merida Marathon will take place on Sunday, January 8, 2023

Marathon Merida Banorte Once again, the Marathon Merida Banorte invites those who are looking to qualify for the Boston Marathon…

Wakanda Forever” actor to give presentations in Mérida

Josué Maychi, the actor from Campeche who gave life to a Mayan sorcerer in the Marvel movie "Black Panther: Wakanda…

Married couple’s pickup truck overturns and ends up catching fire

A young man and his pregnant wife managed to get out of the car in which they were traveling and…